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Northstar Pressure washer starts and runs but dies when throttle is opened up

\015 Its a Northstar pressure washer. It starts and runs at half throttle but when I open the throttle up all the way, the engine dies.\015

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Is this a v-twin engine or has the unit been stored for quite some time with fuel in carburetor.inspect fuel jet and tube for restriction.
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